Based on Life of Pi, the award-winning novel by Yann Martel and film by Ang Lee, this program will take you on Pi’s remarkable journey of survival accompanied by Richard Parker, a Bengal Tiger. Using biofactsand book-inspired props, students will explore anthropomorphism, free will, animal training, the value of zoos, and whether a young man and tiger could survive 227 days in a boat. If weather and timingpermit, will include a visit to see our own Amur Tigers go through their enrichment training.  

Grades:

Grade 9 - 12

Curriculum Connections:

Novel or film study of Life of Pi

Length:

90 minutes

Time offered:

10:00 a.m.

Program Fees for 19/20 school year:

$225 September - December

Capacity:

Maximum 37 students